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Desiderius Erasmus: P.6530-R

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Current Location: In storage


Desiderius Erasmus


Printmaker: Boulanger, Jean (Attributed)
Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht (After)




History note: Fir Sir Gore Ouseley's collection. Barry (Windsor) sold to Charrington, November 1932.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Charrington, John


Figure of Erasmus based on that of Dürer's print, Bartsch number 107, reversed and placed within a circular frame.

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Accession number: P.6530-R
Primary reference Number: 131240
Lugt: 572
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 10 May 2013 Last processed: Wednesday 28 September 2022

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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